* How to handle supplier's material cost when there is erratic price swings
* The importance of applying knowledge learned from the making of other products (in this case, a product that contains gold as a material)
My friend Simon has worked as a Hong Kong-based purchaser for over 30 years before his retirement. Simon has agreed to record a series of Chinese audio shows/podcasts title ** Tales of a Chinese Purchaser ** to share his years of experiences and insights in purchasing and working with Chinese factories.
(Note: This program has been recorded in the Cantonese dialect.)